February 3: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Feb. 3 1944: Syd Howe scores six goals in the Detroit Red Wings’ 12-2 victory against the New York Rangers at Olympia Stadium. Howe gets two in each period. Linemate Don Grosso assists on five of the six goals. “I had a good chance to break the all-time record but I couldn’t do it,” […]

January 4: This Day in NHL History

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Jan. 4 NHL History 1942: The Detroit Red Wings shut out the Montreal Canadiens 10-0 at Olympia Stadium. The 10 consecutive goals-against are the most ever allowed by the Canadiens. 1973: Bobby Orr scores his 163rd NHL goal (in his 428th game), breaking the League record for career goals by a defenseman. Orr beats St. Louis Blues goaltender Jacques Caron […]

NHL Rumors: Leafs, Bruins, Islanders

Monday, July 11, 2016 7

Toronto Maple Leafs seeking a backup goalie Toronto Sun: Steve Simmons is reporting if Toronto Maple Leafs GM Lou Lamoriello doesn’t trade for a backup goalie to replace the now-departed Jonathan Bernier, Simmons notes UFA’s Joni Ortio, Anders Lindback and Jhonas Enroth are still available for the Leafs to sign with Enroth having the most […]

NHL Rumors: Bruins, Wild, Leafs

Thursday, January 08, 2015 18

The Globe and Mail: James Mirtle suggests the Toronto Maple Leafs should dump players moving out of their prime such as Stéphane Robidas, Joffrey Lupul, Tyler Bozak and Roman Polak. Eat half the salary on disastrous deals such as David Clarkson’s simply to get them off the books. Explore what you can get for Dion […]

NHL Rumors: Red Wings, Sabres, Devils

Sunday, January 04, 2015 11

Detroit Free Press: The Detroit Wings are eager to add a top-four defenseman who shoots right, and to get someone of quality – like Buffalo’s Tyler Myers. The Red Wings would have to part with Tomas Tatar and defenseman Jakub Kindl (who doesn’t seem to have a future in Detroit), along with a second-round draft […]

NHL Rumors – Sabres, Canucks

Friday, December 19, 2014 13

The Province: Tom Sestito wants out if the Vancouver Canucks don’t give him a chance. It’s a pretty simple game I play, and if they’re not a fan of it, I’ve got to play somewhere else, I guess. The Hockey News: The Buffalo Sabres have won 10 of their last 13 games but they are […]